Phlebotomy

Spring 2020 Phlebotomy Program Applications can be found here:  Spring 2020 Phlebotomy Program Application

Spring 2020 applications are due online by 4pm Monday, December 16, 2019.

Questions about the application process? View this helpful video: Applying for the Program


Phlebotomy plays an important role in the health care field. The Phlebotomy certificate program is designed to prepare students to obtain blood specimens by skin puncture or venipuncture using proper technique on adults, children and infants.

Responsibilities of a phlebotomist may include:

  • Collecting fluid or tissue samples
  • Draw blood using different collection techniques
  • Explain procedures to patients
  • Conduct standard laboratory tests

Students in the Phlebotomy program will be in contact with potentially infections blood, tissues, and body fluids. Formal application is required for acceptance in the program.

For information regarding program length, costs, and application process, please see the FAQ page.

 

Information Sessions for the Phlebotomy Progam from 5pm - 6pm.
Location: Healthcare Education Building Room - HE116
3144 North 7th Avenue 
Phoenix, AZ 85013
January 21, 2020 July 21, 2020
February 18, 2020 August 18, 2020
March 17, 2020 September 15, 2020
April 21, 2020 October 20, 2020
May 12, 2020 November 17, 2020
June 16, 2020 December 1, 2020

No appointment/sign-up necessary to attend an info session!


Program Certificate

In this program you can earn the following:

Certificate of Completion in Phlebotomy

The Arizona Course Applicability System provides information on courses, course equivalencies, and program requirements at all public universities in Arizona. This website can provide you with information on how your specific coursework will transfer and apply toward a degree program.


Certification Process

Students who successfully complete the program receive a certificate of completion from the college.  Upon satisfactory completion of the Phlebotomy Program, students are qualified to take a national certification exam. Information concerning phlebotomy national certification can be found at www.phlebotomy.com.

This program is not eligible for Financial Aid


Career and Employment Outlook

Career opportunities are varied and many. Phlebotomists may find employment in reference laboratories, hospitals, insurance companies, outreach services, patient service centers, research facilities, donor centers, and physician’s offices.

For information about careers in your area of study, visit O*NET OnLine for detailed job descriptions, education requirements, wage, and employment trend information.